Neighborhood Library

Programs in Commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington

 The 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom represents a pivotal event in the American Civil Rights Movement. By the 1960s, racial, social and economic unrest had reached a boiling point. As a result, a coalition of leaders from the "Big Six” and civil rights, labor and religious organizations planned a peaceful protest in Washington, D.C.

History/Biography Book Club

July Selection

Join us on Monday, July 22nd as we discuss King Leopold's Ghost by Ad

Independent Reader Book Club

Join us at the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library for a Summer Book Club for elementary aged children. Starting June 24, we will meet every Monday at 3 p.m. to discuss two pre-selected books.

A 'Black-and-White Classics' Summer

The Tenley-Friendship Library's second annual summer film festival will run every Saturday between June 16 and Aug. 11. This year, our theme is "Black-and-White Classics."Please join us as members of the Tenley staff present their favorite black-and-white films. The schedule is as follows:

Science in the Summer!

This summer, come learn about Physical Science and Electricity! 

Young Prose Book Group

A Book Club for Young Professionals

Are you a D.C. young professional between 21 and 35? Do you like discussing books and drinking beer — preferably at the same time?Come to the Young Prose Book Group, a casual and friendly gathering sponsored by the DC Public Library that meets the last week of each month. Our next meeting is Wednesday, June 26, at 7 p.m. at Kitty O’Sheas, located at 4624 Wisconsin Ave NW.

Job Seekers Drop-In Clinics

Need help searching online for jobs?Need help creating a professional email?Need help completing an online application?Need help writing your resume or cover letter?Then come to the Job Seekers Drop-In Clinics!

Author Talk: Scott D. Seligman

Join us for a talk with Scott D.

New Fiction at Tenley-Friendship

Americanah, Chimanmanda Ngozi Adichie

Books You Might Have Missed!

5 New YA Reads at the Tenley-Friendship Library

Don't miss out on what could be your newest favorite book. Check out one of these new teen titles from the Tenley-Friendship Neighborhood Library today!